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The Skin You Live In

Title

The Skin You Live In

Authors

Michael Tyler

Illustrator

David Lee Csicsko

Publisher

Chicago Children's Museum

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2005

ISBN

9780975958001

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; mixed race; skin color

Annotation

Rhyming text and illustrations celebrate being content with the skin in which one lives, whatever that skin might be.

Grade Level

K-3

Main Character

multiple

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Awards

Mom's Choice Award, 2005 Founder's Choice United States

Keywords

rhyming; comfort in own skin

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

The Skin You Live In

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